Fisheries Data Management Project Support

Fisheries Data Management Project Support

Location: Galway

 Duration: 6 months full time / temporary contract


  • Collate and format historic fisheries and survey data for upload to a SQL database. An application for data upload has already been developed as has the SQL database and no new applications development or database development is required.
  • Design data forms for a smart phone application that can be used to derive e-data from commercial fishing vessels. This will use existing applications/technology and no applications development is required.

Experience required to deliver the support

  • A minimum of a certificate in a biological or related scientific area.
  • Have experience working with databases and ideally have some knowledge of SQL.
  • Have intermediate or advanced level skills in Excel and Access.
  • Understands and has experience of fisheries data or environmental type data and its management.
  • Has experience and knowledge of data visualisation, data exploration and data quality control methods
  • Be an experienced and skilled smart phone user eg. Application downloads, working with Android and iPhone systems.

Please send a copy of your cover letter and CV to (

Closing Date for Applications 5pm, 17th April 2017.